## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers to miles is 0.62137119223733, which means that 1 kilometer is equal to 0.62137119223733 miles:

1 km = 0.62137119223733 mi

To convert 16 kilometers into miles we have to multiply 16 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from kilometers to miles. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 km → 0.62137119223733 mi

16 km → L(mi)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in miles:

L(mi) = 16 km × 0.62137119223733 mi

L(mi) = 9.9419390757973 mi

The final result is:

16 km → 9.9419390757973 mi

We conclude that 16 kilometers is equivalent to 9.9419390757973 miles:

16 kilometers = 9.9419390757973 miles

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile is equal to 0.100584 × 16 kilometers.

Another way is saying that 16 kilometers is equal to 1 ÷ 0.100584 miles.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that sixteen kilometers is approximately nine point nine four two miles:

16 km ≅ 9.942 mi

An alternative is also that one mile is approximately zero point one zero one times sixteen kilometers.

## Conversion table

### kilometers to miles chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from kilometers to miles

kilometers (km) miles (mi)
17 kilometers 10.563 miles
18 kilometers 11.185 miles
19 kilometers 11.806 miles
20 kilometers 12.427 miles
21 kilometers 13.049 miles
22 kilometers 13.67 miles
23 kilometers 14.292 miles
24 kilometers 14.913 miles
25 kilometers 15.534 miles
26 kilometers 16.156 miles